The best beach in South Devon?

The best beach in South Devon?

What’s the best beach in South Devon? Something we are asked a lot! We try not to say “it depends”…but it really does! At Pitt Farm Holiday Cottages, we are blessed to have a variety of beaches within a 15 minute drive. Here are some that make our shortlist. To...
Your wet weather plan…

Your wet weather plan…

We would love to say that the sun always shines in South Devon, but there will be the odd day when the skies open and the rain falls. Here are some of our tips of things to do if the weather looks less than perfect. Is the weather forecast right? It’s worth checking...
Big Walks for Little Legs (4)

Big Walks for Little Legs (4)

Shipley Bridge to Avon Dam The first three of our “Big Walks for Little Legs” have stuck to the coast, but this time we head inland to explore a little bit of the equally stunning Dartmoor around the Avon Dam reservoir. The great thing about this walk is that it is...
Gin School with Salcombe Gin

Gin School with Salcombe Gin

We recently enjoyed a fantastic afternoon at “Gin School” in Salcombe with Salcombe Distilling Co (distillers of Salcombe Gin). Getting there… Departing Pitt Farm Holiday Cottages courtesy of Twenty20 Taxis (who offered us a classic jag but we opted instead for...
South Devon…as seen on TV

South Devon…as seen on TV

Our little corner of England has been featured in a couple of TV programmes recently. Michael Portillo’s Coastal Devon and Cornwall (Channel 5 S1 E5) and Britain by Beach (Channel 4 S1 E1). Both are still available on catch up, and both cover some of the great places...

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